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Durham police seek robbery suspect

Posted September 18, 2009 7:01 p.m. EDT

— Durham police are trying to identify a man who robbed the Italian Pizzeria, 3500 North Roxboro Road, on Tuesday.

Around 8:45 p.m., a man wearing a blue bandana over the lower part of his face entered the store, pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money. The suspect fled on a bicycle.

The suspect was described as a black man, 6-feet tall and weighing between 150 and 175 pounds. He was wearing a light blue T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Jones at 560-4582, ext. 29248 or Crime Stoppers at 683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.